Faith Communities

The Poor People’s Campaign continues the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and re-focuses us on our call to “go out into a sometimes hostile world declaring hostility to poverty, racism, and militarism.” Join Massachusetts Peace Action on April 12th to connect with other …

People of Faith Must Imagine a Community of Peace

November 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

A “new story” for the Faith Communities Network Group “You cannot simultaneously prepare for war and peace”. (Albert Einstein) However, this is what the United States government has practically done ever since the invention of nuclear weapons. Since 1945 70,000 nuclear weapons have been produced[1] …

Hiroshima and Nagasaki Week in Massachusetts August 5-9, 2017 72 years have passed since the United States dropped atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, 47 years since the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) took effect, and yet the five original nuclear weapons states, led by the …

No to the $1 Trillion Nuclear Weapon Escalation

November 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

This article appeared in the 2016 Fall Newsletter The disappointing outcome of the 2015 UN Review Conference of the Nuclear Non Proliferation Treaty was a serious setback to proponents of nuclear disarmament.  Re-arma­ment proposals have emerg­ed from the Pentagon, the Administration, and weapons industries, for …